Labor Studies | Directed Labor Study
L100 | 23176 | Ashby, Steven


The following is a web based course offered through ONCOURSE:

Number 23176; 3 credit hours.  This introductory course examines the
many facets of Labor Studies.  We will learn how unions function and
the contributions they have made to the American landscape.  The
course will provide an overview of the U.S. labor movementís triumphs
and tragedies throughout history, as well as the struggles working
people face today.  Finally, we will examine a contemporary labor
struggle as a vehicle to explore changing labor-management relations,
the U.S. governmentís role, and internal struggles within the labor
movement itself.  Instructor:  C. J. Hawking, DLS, IUB.